On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 1901

Historical Events

  • Baltimore Orioles pitcher Joe McGinnity is suspended from NL for punching & spitting on umpire Tom Connolly in previous day's 5-2 loss to Detroit Tigers; lifetime suspension reduced to 12 days
1901 Highlights

About August 21, 1901

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo